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Extraordinary Desserts

2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“cake” (109 reviews)
“tortes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a great bakery cafe with excellent desserts. My sister and I stopped by after lunch in little Italy and had the lemon with elderflower glaze scone (in honor of the royal wedding) Saturday afternoon and then went back in the evening with my...More

Thank MVGtravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered to much, but luckily we ate them for the next 4 days. Such a wide array of different desserts you will find something for everyone's liking.

Thank alva g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered a Bood Orange cake. Not cheap. $60.00. Then tastes like a raspberry cake. I called to complain and they said the cake is soaked in blood orange juice. I don't see that or taste it either and neither did anyone at the birthday party...More

Thank Alfredo A
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Stopped by late for a sinfully amazing dessert. I am gluten free and they had several options. I had the flourless dark chocolate torte...ammmmmaaaazzzing!!! My boyfriend enjoyed a berry coffee cake with a citrus tart with the right amount of sweetness that he grabbed to...More

Thank Sherry V
Reviewed 7 April 2018

The line was a little long, but it gives you plenty of time to make a choice or two! Actually the wait was not bad, so do not fear when you pull up and see everyone waiting in line. The presentation of every desert was...More

Thank timvines5640
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Oh my!! This was amazing. The presentation was beautiful. Each dessert is like its own piece of artwork. ALMOST a shame to cut into it but oh how tasty. We were not disappointed. We got bread pudding, Cream Brulé bun and torte tamasu (sp). After...More

Thank Dana L
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Oh my goodness the desserts here are out of this world! The place itself is pretty understated, but definitely worth coming to to spoil yourself with dessert and coffee!

Thank ChristineWilson
Reviewed 18 March 2018

The deserts were tasty but the place is expensive. I paid 8.70 for a dirty chai. We had a one brownie,one napoleon and one piece chocolate cake plus the dirty chai and the bill was $48.

Thank ghazalar2017
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Still licking my lips after the very delicious cake we had here! The wait staff was attentive and didn't rush us despite the crowds. The sandwiches were fine but really, go for the desserts!

Thank WisconsinChristi
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Came here as a treat after melting at the San Diego Zoo. If this is the first time you go there its a little confusing and challenging. You can order anything they have in the case but you need to get up to the register...More

Thank Far_From_Home45
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28 March 2018|
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Response from Pamela M | Reviewed this property |
there is street parking available. prices were $$$, but the quality is worth it.
28 March 2018|
Response from Far_From_Home45 | Reviewed this property |
I am from the Bay Area so the prices seemed reasonable to me. No lot street parking
28 March 2018|
Response from 730kyungheel | Reviewed this property |
You can check menu and price on its website. There are public paid street parkings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-2132
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